Repealing specified provisions of law that provide a separate jury proceeding to determine whether a person convicted of first degree murder is sentenced to imprisonment for life without the possibility of parole or imprisonment for life; establishing that a court may sentence a person convicted of first degree murder to imprisonment for life without the possibility of parole without the requirement of a separate jury sentencing procedure under specified circumstances; applying the Act prospectively; etc.
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
|Date Posted||Document Name|
|1/19/2016||Text - First - Criminal Procedure - Life Without Parole - Repeal of Sentencing Proceeding|
|2/12/2016||Vote - House - Committee - Judiciary|
( 2-201, 2-203, 2-304, 2-305 )
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